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"Every spring!" The melting snow has revealed piles of garbage, and somebody's got to clean it up!

BROWN DEER (WITI) — The mountains of snow that have covered Milwaukee this winter are finally started to melt, thanks to the warmer temperatures we’re seeing this week. 258 more words


PHOTOS: Garbage truck drives along bike lane, covering it in snow

WATCH: Photos of a garbage truck blocking and pushing snow into a bike lane after driving over flexi-posts draws criticism from cycling community. Mark McAllister reports. 482 more words


Uncovering State And Local Government: 15 Hidden Successes

October 2, 2014
reported by Stefaan Verhulst in GovLab Digest

Emily Jarvis at GovLoop writes: “From garbage trucks to vacant lots, cities and states are often tasked with the thankless job of cleaning up a community’s mess. 375 more words

Case Studies

Garbage Poll results

Which Method of Garbage collection would you prefer?
71.53% Alley Pickup

How often do you currently recycle?
I recycle often – 64.23%
I rarely recycle – 28.47% 139 more words


Town Council Explores Options for Garbage Pickup and Recycling

In August 2015 the town’s current agreement with Waste Management will expire for garbage pickup. Council will also be looking at expanding recycling opportunities to go beyond the current cardboard/paper recycling currently offered. 117 more words


Für Elise by Beethoven- Played by Garbage Trucks in Taiwan

Taiwan has class. The garbage trucks play Für Elise composed by Beethoven every night when they pick up the trash. The trash collection is very different in Taiwan. 205 more words


Additional curb-side pickup for flood-damaged homes

Homeowners who suffered damage from last weeks’ heavy rainfall have yet another opportunity to have city garbage trucks take away water-damaged property, such as furniture and building materials, from the curb. 224 more words